Derby County claimed their first win of the 2021/22 season with a 1-0 win over Real Betis, as their pre-season preparations continue under difficult circumstances.
In an encounter where the Rams imposed themselves on proceedings, the home fans were eventually sent home happy after young midfielder Max Bird curled home a beautiful winner four minutes from time to secure a win [The Sun].
Will Derby County challenge for promotion in 2021/22?
Approaching the start of the Sky Bet Championship campaign, Derby will take on non-league Notts County on Sunday at 1pm as their last warm-up fixture of the summer, before facing off against Huddersfield Town at Pride Park next weekend.
In light of this positivity, no wonder loads of Derby County diehards took to social media to praise their sides efforts – they haven’t had much to cheer about this summer.
Derby County FC fans react:
Replying to the official Derby County Twitter account, here is what some supporters had to say in the aftermath of their side’s impressive winning performance:
“I know is a friendly but played well keep this up for the rest of the season we should be fine”
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